My Mouth-Watering Journey in the Greatest Food City When you imagine Hong Kong, what is the first thing that comes to your mind? The night view of the well-lit skyline, the iconic star ferry on Victoria Harbor, an urban jungle with skyscrapers, luxury shopping, the Peak Tram? Well, the list goes on. But for me, […]
Why I Loved and Hated Lantau Island? Lantau Island (大嶼山) Did you know Hong Kong consists of four main areas: Hong Kong Island, Kowloon, the New Territories and the Outlying Islands? Lantau Island is the largest island that belongs to Hong Kong. Besides the Hong Kong International Airport, it is the home to many popular […]
In Search of the Best Afternoon Tea in Hong Kong Speaking of Britain’s cultural influence in Hong Kong’s food culture, there is no better example than afternoon tea (and maybe Cha Chaan Teng – a story for another time). Even after the British left the harbor city, Hong Kong carried on with the afternoon tea […]
What to Do, Where to Eat & Drink Chiang Mai is the largest city in northern Thailand. On my visit to Thailand, I stayed five days in the town mainly to celebrate Songkran. However, Chiang Mai offers so many things to do for travelers, from temple visits to waterfall chasing to hiking to exotic animal […]
Thailand Elephant Sanctuary Volunteer Experience Do you love animals? If you are like me and love to interact with animals up close and personal, an opportunity to volunteer at an elephant sanctuary is a good enough reason to head to Chiang Mai, Thailand. This was THE reason I had the city on my bucket list […]
Doi Inthanon National Park is perhaps the most underrated place to visit in Chiang Mai. Located on the highest mountain in Thailand, hiking up the trail to reach Doi Inthanon summit is beautiful. The King and Queen Pagodas overlooking the mountain is utterly, unexpectedly, breathtakingly beautiful! Doi Inthanon Tour: Day Trip from Chiang Mai Doi […]
Where to Stay in Chiang Mai Shortly after I decided to celebrate Songkran in Chiang Mai, I looked up some hotel options. Soon I realized I was way too late in the game. Many of mid-range Chiang Mai hotels were completely booked. While it was challenging to find a mid-range hotel in Chiang Mai that […]
Songkran 2018 Guide: What is Songkran, Where to Celebrate, Seven Survival Tips, What to Pack & Where to Stay Songkran is one of the most anticipated festivals in the world. This water festival attracts millions of people around the world to Thailand. I joined the party in 2017 and had lots of fun. Songkran truly lived […]
MILK TEA There are two things overflowing in Taiwan: scooters on the road and milk tea shops. I’m not kidding when I say there is at least one milk tea shop on every single block! After all, Taiwan is the birthplace of milk tea (奶茶). Righteously, Taiwanese are milk tea snobs. And just like beef […]
PINEAPPLE CAKES If there is one treat everyone should try in Taiwan, it is the pineapple cakes (鳳梨酥). Taiwanese pineapples are juicy and sweet, well-balanced with tanginess. No wonder why pineapple cakes become one of the most popular souvenirs to bring back home from Taiwan. With the high demand, there is an overwhelming number of […]
Hello, I'm Chloe!
I'm an aspiring world traveler and avid dog lover. Nestled in Taiwan, I'm currently exploring Asia and learning Chinese.
At Chloe's Travelogue, I will share my travel experiences, tips & tricks and cultural insights.